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Bears rally to beat Jaguars 20-19

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  • Bears running back Senorise Perry (35) tries to leap over Jacksonville Jaguars defensive end Allen Bradford (58) during the second half of the preseason football game in Chicago Thursday.

      Bears running back Senorise Perry (35) tries to leap over Jacksonville Jaguars defensive end Allen Bradford (58) during the second half of the preseason football game in Chicago Thursday.
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Chad Henne passed for 130 yards and a touchdown, and Blake Bortles threw for 160 in relief before backup quarterback Jordan Palmer rallied the Bears to a 20-19 preseason victory over the Jacksonville Jaguars Thursday night.

Palmer, trying to beat out Jimmy Clausen for the No. 2 job, led Chicago to two fourth-quarter touchdowns. Senorise Perry scored on a 5-yard run with 50 seconds left, and C.J. Wilson intercepted a pass to seal the win after Henne and Bortles picked the Bears apart.

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Jared Allen made his first appearance for Chicago. The star offseason acquisition finished with one tackle for a loss on an otherwise quiet night. He sat out last week's preseason-opening win over Philadelphia after he missed practices because his wife had a baby.

Henne showed mobility in the pocket and completed 12 of 17 passes before leaving with a 13-7 lead in the second quarter.

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